BlackBerry Releases BBM for iPhone Update to v1.0.1.108

Just a few hours ago we published an article on Having issues with BBM on the iPhone OS 7.0.3?, well BlackBerry has released an update to BBM for iOS to version 1.0.1.108. This update brings Optimizations for iOS7 and bug fixes to improve app performance. So head on over to the iTunes store for the […]

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Having issues with BBM on the iPhone OS 7.0.3? Fear not BlackBerry is on the case!

Well if you are on iOS and have recently downloaded BBM then upgraded to iOS 7.0.3, you may be having some unforeseen issues with the app. Issues are ranging from the app “crash unexpectedly when trying to send messages, photos or even just at startup.” These crashes are happening because the latest iOS update removed […]

BBM for Android Adds Widget To Keep you Moving

BBM4All has finally launched and now growing well over 10 million downloads, Android users of BBM have a little something extra added to their BBM application. If you press and hold down on the BBM icon you can launch the “add widget” feature. This will allow you to add BBM as a widget to your Android […]

Over 10 Million Downloads of BBM for Android and iPhone in the First Day

BBM achieves top ranking in the App Store in over 75 countries within the first 24 hours WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Oct. 22, 2013) – In just 24 hours BBM(TM) has been downloaded over 10 million times by Android(TM) and iPhone(R) users, one of the best single-day openings for a mobile app to date. BBM, the […]

BlackBerry Makes How To BBM Videos

BBM is here for iOS and Android. It’s pretty easy to use but for those who don’t know, BlackBerry has put together some easy how to videos. You can learn all about BBM. How to Add a Contact by PIN: BBM for Android and iPhone makes it easy to add new people to your BBM […]

BBM for Android and BBM for iPhone to be released today!

BlackBerry just let the world know that they wel resume rolling out BBM to iOS and Android devices with in a few hours!! This is huge news that we all have been waiting to her from BlackBerry. The announcement below is coming straight from Inside Blackberry Blog! This is the news you’ve been waiting for! […]

BBM Cross Platform Launch Expected “Within Days”

Well, it is a bout time we get a good update on BBM going cross platform! BlackBerry’s CMO, Frank Boulben, spoke with Reuters and said that he expects BBM to launch cross platform on Android and iOS “within days”. BlackBerry “is confident that it fixed issues that arose after the initial cross-platform launch of the […]

How To: Possibly Delete a Sent but Unread BBM Messages

During the day or those late night -OH enduced conversation a few times you may accidently send the wrong BBM to the wrong contact well there is a way to stop those unsent messages. Check out the video above and save yourself, from yourself.     Source: BerryReview

WhatsApp Site Gets Hacked By Palestinian Hackers

The above is what the WhatsApp website looked like earlier today. It was the result of peace loving Palestinian Hackers. Other than defacing the site, it doesn’t appear that any real harm was done. Although one could argue that this might not make many people feel safe using the messaging platform if the data could […]

BlackBerry and Kik come to terms on 2010 lawsuit Over BBM

  Way back in 2010 BlackBerry then RIM sued Kik Messaging for patent infringement on their BBM like IM client for BlackBerry, Android, and iOS. Since then BBM has come a long way with the addition of BlackBerry 10 and so on. The founder of Kik, Ted Livingston, originally worked for BlackBerryas an engineer. “BlackBerry had […]

Chat with Reggae artist Gyptian on BBM Channels

As meany of you already know BBM Channels are huge right now, and they are a great way to obtain information about different things. Well Reggae artist, Gyptian has decided to set up a bit of a meet and greet via BBM Channels, the live chat starts today Monday October 7th 2013 at 4:30pm GMT […]

BBM for Android Enters Beta Yet Again

Reports are swirling around the interwebs that BlackBerry has launched a new version of BBM for Android. According to these reports a new welcome screen appears with the explanation of the app notifications, the notification that runs in the status bar can now be disabled and lastly the UI has a more finished look to […]

BlackBerry Hasn’t Forgotten About BBM For All

BlackBerry tweeted the above today. It’s a nice reassurance considering they haven’t said much after what happened last weekend. They are committed to bringing BBM to Android and iOS, but there are no further updates as to when that will be. Register at BBM.com for updates on the official launch.

Gary Klassen Talks BBM – BlackBerry Jam Asia 2013

Gary Klassen is the man behind BBM. So who better to talk about its history? He spoke to BBin and had an in depth interview. Gary talks about the origins of BBM, how it started as a tiny project. And he even talks about last weeks BBM cross platform launch failure. He is asked why […]

Looking for new BBM friends? Check out Touch for BBM BETA

Here is an interesting application for BlackBerry 10 devices, if you are looking to be more social on BBM. Touch for BBM BETA is an application that allows a BlackBerry user to search for other nearby BlackBerry users. The app will have the ability to show the nearby users on map, as well as allowing […]

BBM Desktop edition gets shown off at BlackBerry Jam Asia 2013

This is not a huge surprise to many of us BlackBerry abusers, but to some this maybe a huge deal. Umm, who am I kidding this is a huge deal for all of us! During BlackBerry Jam Asia, Alec Saunders and Chris Smith showed the attendees. The version of BBM they showed seemed to be […]

Check out the BBM Cross Platform Commercial from MicroMax

Just last week we saw MicroMax announce that they were going to start pre-loading BBM on their Canvas line of Android devices. Thanks to Fubaz for letting me know that they have just published a new commercial for BBM going cross-platform. At this time we still do not have any idea as to when the […]

Looking to connect with new and old friends on BBM? Check out BBMpire!

Our good friends over at BBE just let me know that they have went live with their new BBM Pin sharing network titled BBMpire.com. They are still ironing out the website to make it look amazing, but at this time it is good to go! Here is  what BBE had to say about BBMpire.com BBMpire.com […]

BBM for Android and iPhone update – Note from the head of BBM

BlackBerry just issued the below statement update on the status of BBM for Android and iOS. Hi Android and iPhone users, This is Andrew Bocking, head of BBM at BlackBerry. As a follow up to our first blog post on Saturday, I want to take a moment to provide you with an update on the […]

Future President and CEO of BlackBerry @BlackBerryHank Address’ the latest BBM cross platform blunder

Way back during BlackBerry Live in May, I had the pleasure of meeting BlackBerry Hank in person. I must say BlackBerry Hank is very passionate about BlackBerry and is also very knowledgeable. Hank just released the above video addressing the BBM for Android and iOS blunder that happened yesterday. BlackBerry Hank should be the next […]